A3204eva
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A320 Cockpit

Wed Feb 25, 2004 2:10 am

Just wondering if anyone knew what the thing with the handle is next to the flight stick on the photo below??


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CPH-R
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RE: A320 Cockpit

Wed Feb 25, 2004 2:12 am

Front gear steering I suppose.

I've always wondered if it was bit like driving your car - one hand on the wheel and the other on the throttles/gear shift.
 
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RE: A320 Cockpit

Wed Feb 25, 2004 2:14 am

me thinks it is the tiller wheel...used to control A/C on ground..i.e nosewheel below 100kts...hope this helps... Big thumbs up
 
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RE: A320 Cockpit

Wed Feb 25, 2004 2:17 am

Cheers for that guys, it was really puzzling me.
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